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Events

2020 Health Literacy Interprofessional Conference
March 12th, 2020

This year's conference features a keynote speaker Mr. Stan Hudson, a nationally recognized health literacy expert. Mr. Hudson will present "A Business Case for Health Literacy". Mr Hudson will present his research and the role of literacy and numeracy in patients and the economical burden associated with low health literate populations during  the lunch hour.

Rounding out the day there will be rapid fire presentations that will provide information about health literacy research activities and participants will learn about the risks and rewards of a high functioning statewide organization focused on improving health literacy. ​

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?  

Everyone that is part of the healthcare system or uses the healthcare system including patients and their families:

  • Nurses   

  • Physicians   

  • Dentists

  • Physical / Occupational Therapists   

  • Pharmacists                 

  • Medical Librarians   

  • Front Desk Staff   

  • Patients and Families

  • Consumers of health